A rare eight-trumpet Testaphone with hand-pump, by Cicca, French, circa 1910,
Lot 132
A rare eight-trumpet Testaphone with hand-pump, by Cicca, French, circa 1910,
Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium
Lot Details
A rare eight-trumpet Testaphone with hand-pump, by Cicca, French, circa 1910,
brass, curved trumpets of varying lengths, with adjustable tone mechanism, numbered '335' and with French Deposee stamp, 46cm long, together with accompanying hand-operated pump by Etienne Teste, Paris, numbered '3621' and with Deposee stamp, 33cm high overall, connected via a woven brass wire-covered coiled hose (frayed in one place), some tarnishing and requiring re-assembly.
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